D35 Participatory Budgeting Timeline

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Vote Week for District 35 Participatory Budgeting

Final Project PostVote Week for District 35 is March 27th  – April 2nd , 2017! Enclosed below are the projects that will be on the ballot.

Volunteers are needed! Register now.

Voting Site Locations

You can cast your ballot in our district office from March 27th to  March 31st  from 10:00AM to 5:00PM, 55 Hanson Place Suite 778 Brooklyn, NY 11217

Education Running Water for PS 241 Science Lab $350,000 Create a water line for the PS 241 science lab. Install one non-reactive sink, faucet and taps. Update floor material if required as well 976 President Street
Education Auditorium renovation for PS67 and Community Roots Charter School (co-located schools) $493,000 Installing seating, lighting and sound system. Upgrade will also include restoring circuits and replacing broken lights. New audio equipment, speaker and AV system. Pull-down projection system and screen. 51 St. Edwards Street
Education Technology/PromethiumActivPanels for PS 532 New Bridges Elementary School $65,000 Install 10 Promethium ActivPanels for classrooms to help improve learning for students and faculty. 1025 Eastern Parkway
Education Science room and technology upgrade for PS 705 $350,000 Science classroom upgrade will include built-in teacher’s station also technology upgrade with mobile STEM labs and a 3D Printer. 443 St. Marks Avenue
Education Auditorium Upgrades PS 9 $350,000 Replace stage lighting, replace sound system, install projector, restore approximately 10 auditorium seats, repaint auditorium, refurbish stage floor, upgrade electrical to the extent necessary for the other requested improvements. 80 Underhill Avenue
Transit Safe Route to PS 221 300,000 Safe route brings improved crosswalks, new traffic medians and other traffic-calming measures such as speed bumps, new traffic signals, and improved signs to reduce pedestrian accidents in school zones. Empire, Troy and Montgomery intersections.
Transit Bus Pads on Fulton St. 300,000 Bus pads replace the surface where buses stop and replace the pavement that gets warped with a solid concrete pad. The warped streets cause danger for bikes, the old and the young who walk there. Fulton St. near to Clermont Avenue
Housing Ingersoll Houses Garden Improvements $500,000 A watering system will make tending the garden easier; benches and lighting will help people enjoy this community hub. Ingersoll Housing Development

Now Accepting Applications: NY Transit Museum Subway Sleuths Outreach

The New York Transit Museum is now accepting applications for the fall semester of Subway Sleuths, our acclaimed 10-week program for students with autism or other social or communication disorders who love trains, are able to talk to peers about this shared passion, and who can move around with a small group to explore the Transit Museum! All sessions take place while the Museum is closed to the public. Sleuths collaborate to solve transit mysteries, play motivating games, and learn exciting transit facts. For more information, program dates, and how to apply click here. Enclosed is the flyer for the NYTM Subway Sleuth Fall 2015 program. Please feel free to share!